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December, 2006

Stories from December, 2006

29 December 2006

China: Cops and bikers

Guangzhou, China's third largest city just a few hours north of Hong Kong, is the last major city to do away with motorbikes, effective January 1, 2007, in a move...

Iran:Internet Sites in Iran

Iran:Sleepless Dictators

Dominica: Respect the Caribbean consumer

Bahamas: Police brutality

Trinidad & Tobago: In praise of coconut bake

Trinidad & Tobago: Corporate responsibility initiative

Cuba: Christmas traditions

Indonesia: Internet Outage and Flood in Aceh

There is nothing worse for Indonesian bloggers in particular around the new year eve but to see the sudden temporary “demise” of internet connection. The cause as reported by Budi...

South Africa: South African marketing podcast

Burkina Faso: army-police dispute

Africa: James Brown and Africa

Zimbabwe: Saddam's lesson for Mugabe

Somalia/Ethiopia: Ethiopia's invasion a good idea?

Somalia: Islamists should be stopped

28 December 2006

Some lessons about blog attacks in the spanish-language blogosphere

Spanish version here: Algunas enseñanzas sobre los ataques a blogs In the last weeks there have been a series of quite similar attacks to popular blogs in Spanish. The series...

Trinidad, Guyana, South Africa: Book talk

Barbados: The other Eid

Barbados: Caribbean integration

Iran:Meeting with Hanieh

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